The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Programmer
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 210 249
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 16 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.82% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.86% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 60 33
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.60% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5958 7001 7768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.60% 95.84% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4776 5755 6315
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in the East of England

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Java Programmer in the East of England

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in the East of England

Java Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -1 12 £40,000 -36.00%
Hertfordshire +4 2 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Cambridgeshire -14 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Java Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Java Programmer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (96.36%) Degree
3 51 (92.73%) Computer Science
4 30 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
7 21 (38.18%) SQL
8 20 (36.36%) OOP
8 20 (36.36%) OO
9 19 (34.55%) JBoss
9 19 (34.55%) Swing
9 19 (34.55%) Oracle
9 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
9 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
10 16 (29.09%) J2EE
11 15 (27.27%) WebLogic
11 15 (27.27%) CSS
11 15 (27.27%) HTML
11 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
12 13 (23.64%) Ajax
12 13 (23.64%) Python
12 13 (23.64%) Perl
13 12 (21.82%) Spring
14 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
15 9 (16.36%) Internet of Things
15 9 (16.36%) Informatics
15 9 (16.36%) Java EE
15 9 (16.36%) Internet
16 8 (14.55%) Bioinformatics
17 7 (12.73%) MVC

Java Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (34.55%) JBoss
2 15 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 15 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.82%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Gradle
2 2 (3.64%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) Bower
2 2 (3.64%) Grunt
2 2 (3.64%) gulp
2 2 (3.64%) Maven
General
1 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) Swing
2 16 (29.09%) J2EE
3 15 (27.27%) CSS
3 15 (27.27%) HTML
4 13 (23.64%) Ajax
5 12 (21.82%) Spring
6 9 (16.36%) Java EE
7 6 (10.91%) JSP
7 6 (10.91%) Servlets
7 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
8 5 (9.09%) Java SE
9 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.27%) JPA
10 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.64%) JMS
10 2 (3.64%) Node.js
10 2 (3.64%) React
10 2 (3.64%) REST
10 2 (3.64%) Web Services
11 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (92.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) OO
3 20 (36.36%) OOP
4 19 (34.55%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.36%) Informatics
6 8 (14.55%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (12.73%) MVC
8 6 (10.91%) Open Source
9 5 (9.09%) TDD
10 4 (7.27%) E-business
10 4 (7.27%) SDLC
10 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Cross-Platform Development
12 1 (1.82%) Analytics
12 1 (1.82%) AOP
12 1 (1.82%) BDD
12 1 (1.82%) DevOps
12 1 (1.82%) Machine Learning
12 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Perl
4 13 (23.64%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) C
5 5 (9.09%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (96.36%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
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